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International Differences in Entrepreneurship

Josh Lerner and Antoinette Schoar, editors

Conference held February 1-2, 2008
Published in May 2010 by University of Chicago Press
© 2010 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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356 pages
ISBN: 0-226-47309-0

Table of Contents

Front matter, table of contents: Josh Lerner, Antoinette Schoar (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: Josh Lerner, Antoinette Schoar (p. 1 - 13) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Explaining International Differences in Entrepreneurship: The Role of Individual Characteristics and Regulatory Constraints: Silvia Ardagna, Annamaria Lusardi (p. 17 - 62) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. Who are the Microenterprise Owners? Evidence from Sri Lanka on Tokman versus De Soto: Suresh de Mel, David McKenzie, Christopher Woodruff (p. 63 - 87) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Business Ownership and Self-Employment in Developing Economies: The Colombian Case: Camilo Mondragón-Vélez, Ximena Peña (p. 89 - 127) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Entrepreneurship and Firm Formation across Countries: Leora Klapper, Raphael Amit, Mauro F. Guillén (p. 129 - 158) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Does Less Market Entry Regulation Generate More Entrepreneurs? Evidence from a Regulatory Reform in Peru: Sendhil Mullainathan, Philipp Schnabl (p. 159 - 177) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. The International Asian Business Success Story? A Comparison of Chinese, Indian and Other Asian Businesses in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom: Robert W. Fairlie, Julie Zissimopoulos, Harry Krashinsky (p. 179 - 208) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Are there Cultural Determinants of Entrepreneurship?: Rajkamal Iyer, Antoinette Schoar (p. 209 - 240) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Entrepreneurship and Credit Constraints: Evidence from a French Loan Guarantee Program: Claire Lelarge, David Sraer, David Thesmar (p. 243 - 273) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Government Sponsored versus Private Venture Capital: Canadian Evidence: James A. Brander, Edward Egan, Thomas F. Hellmann (p. 275 - 320) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
10. Is Entrepreneurship Missing in Shanghai?: Yasheng Huang, Yi Qian (p. 321 - 346) (bibliographic info) (download)
List of Contributors, Indexes: Josh Lerner, Antoinette Schoar (p. 347 - 356) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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